General Knowledge Questions and Answers for SSC/UPSC Exams

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General Knowledge Questions and Answers

Hello Friends, Welcome to a Free Education Blog. Today we decided to share with you general knowledge questions and answers for UPSC, SSC, Railway, Vyapam, MPPSC, UPPCS and other state and central government Exams. If you are preparing for SSC CGL/CHSL or other such exams then you must go through these important general knowledge questions and answers so that you can score well and crack the Exam.

General Knowledge Questions and Answers Exercise-1

Jaundice is a symptom of disease of

Correct Answer: Liver

Lata Mangeshkar, the famous singer was born in which of the following places?

Correct Answer: Indore

Where is Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) situated?

Correct Answer: Varanasi

‘My Music, My Life’ was Pandit Ravi Shankar’s first autobiography. What was the name of the second one?

Correct Answer: Raga

Which freedom fighter cofounded and edited both the Marathi newspaper ‘Kesari’ and the English one ‘Maratha’?

Correct Answer: Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Rabindranath Tagore renounced the Knighthood in 1919 as a protest against the

Correct Answer: Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

Who was the Governor General of India at the outbreak of the First War of Indian Independence?

Correct Answer: Lord Canning

What is Sinus?

Correct Answer: The cavity connecting the skull to the nostrils

Which state is the largest producer of Soyabean

Correct Answer: Madhya Pradesh

Which state in India is famous for its Madhubani paintings?

Correct Answer: Bihar

Which is the first island district in India?

Correct Answer: Majuli

According to the Constitution, which fund is under the control of the President of India?

Correct Answer: Contingency Fund of India

This state in India has the largest number of airports. Name it.

Correct Answer: Gujarat

‘Brahmrakshas’ was written by_____

Correct Answer: G. M. Muktibodh

Which UNESCO World Heritage Site is famous for its mesolithic rock painting?

Correct Answer: Bhimbetka

Which part of India was liberated from Portuguese rule in 1961?

Correct Answer: Goa

Where is India’s newsprint industry mainly located?

Correct Answer: Nepanagar


General Knowledge Questions and Answers Exercise-2

__________ is India’s largest river island.

Correct Answer: Majuli

Which place has one of the largest mangrove forests in the world?

Correct Answer: Sunderbans

Who laid the foundations of Space Technology in India?

Correct Answer: Vikram Sarabhai

Who was recently removed from the post of Chairman in the Tata Group?

Correct Answer: Cyrus Mistry

Which state capital in India was designed by Le Corbusier, the French architect?

Correct Answer: Chandigarh

In which of these towns do the rivers Alakananda and Bhagirathi merge to form the river Ganga?

Correct Answer: Devprayag

Arrange the civilian awards in the ascending order of importance

Correct Answer: Padmashri, Padmabhushan, Padmavibhushan, Bharat Ratna

Which law covers the relationship between the pressure of a gas and its volume?

Correct Answer: Boyle’s Law

In which year was Project Tiger launched?

Correct Answer :1973

Near which monument will you find the Iron Pillar?

Correct Answer: Qutub Minar

Alberuni was a historian during the period of

Correct Answer: Mahmud of Ghazni

The two companions of Bhagat Singh who were hanged with him were

Correct Answer: Rajguru and Sukhdev

In which city is International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI) located?

Correct Answer: Hyderabad

What is the name of the first super computer that India built?

Correct Answer: Param

The minimum age of a member of the Rajya Sabha is_____ years.

Correct Answer :30

Which union ministries has launched “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP)”?

Correct Answer: Ministry of Women and Child Development

International Ozone Day celebrated on

Correct Answer :16th September

The acid found in vinegar is________

Correct Answer: Acetic Acid


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